Tom Scollon

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From farmer to high school teacher to successful investor and financial advisor, Tom Scollon's career path has been diverse. Yet this interesting mix has resulted in far-reaching experience in a range of industries and enabled him to enjoy unmitigated success trading the markets. He has invested successfully on the Australian stockmarket for more than 20 years trading equities, options and other financial instruments using technical analysis techniques to determine trends and chart market movements. Tom believes that studying simple trends such as price and volume can reveal much about a stock’s prospects. He uses technical indicators such as “On Balance Volume”, “Bollinger Bands” and “Elliott Wave” to predict where the market might head next. He is a great teacher and in his articles he translates his views into easy-to-understand concepts for all levels of traders, and has thus developed a strong following over the years.

Latest Posts

Editor Is In Training

14 Jul, 2003
Whilst you are snow skiing or sunning yourself on the northern beaches yours truly is head down at an Optionetics seminar in Brisbane.

Editor Reports From Korea

7 Jul, 2003
What a “rags to riches’ story Korea (south) has been, although like most global economies there is still some caution about the global economic recovery.

Psyche Up Or Ship Out

7 Jul, 2003
It is extremely difficult to be a successful trader if you don’t have the right frame of mind.

Editor Queries Squaring The Books

23 Jun, 2003
Year-end for Fund Managers is nigh – and for all of us really. Although many retail investors rarely carry out much “spring cleaning”.

"You Got Ta Know When Ta Hold Em"

23 Jun, 2003
The words of the Kenny Rogers’ ballad, in so many ways summarises for me what trading is about… “You got to know when to hold''em, know when to fold em, know when to walk away, know when to run".

Editor Asks Should We Stick With The Index

16 Jun, 2003
The Australian share market has risen almost 15% since its low of 2666 (XAO) on March 13 this year. Some very honest people have said to me their portfolio has not risen anywhere near this extent. How come?

No Such Thing As Bad News

16 Jun, 2003
Over the last several weeks we have brushed aside bad news and it has been very much a case of “don’t rain on my parade”.
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